A single-judge bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing an Election Petition filed by Munshi Ram issued notice to BJP MLA Om Kumar and other opposition parties on a petition challenging the validity of the Nehtaur assembly elections in Bijnor.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing in a plea filed by Advocate Shashank Shekhar Jha seeking a CBI/NIA probe into the mysterious death of West Bengal BJP MLA Debendra Nath Ray, who was found hanging from a tree on July 13, 2020. He had termed it a political murder.
Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi appeared on behalf of Batra submitted that the MLA himself will remove all illegal constructions after inspection and identification by Roorkee-Haridwar municipal authorities.
The petitioner claimed that these 10 MLAs had moved over from the Congress party to the BJP and the disqualification petition filed against them for defection has been lying pending before the Speaker for over nine months excluding the period of lockdown.
Delhi High Court today has directed the Tihar Jail authorities to give medical treatment for oral cancer to the brother of expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger, who was sentenced for 10 years for his role in the custodial killing of the Unnao rape victim’s father.